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British Columbia Historical Textbooks

The University of Victoria Libraries has a unique collection of textbooks used in British Columbia’s public schools since the province joined confederation in 1871. This historical textbooks collection includes books on a variety of school subjects including science, math, health, English and language arts, foreign languages, history, and social studies. With their large readership these textbooks have touched the lives of many citizens for nearly a century and a half. School textbooks pro...



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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Mathurin Dondo
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Toronto; The Copp Clark Company, Limited 1930, Fraser and Squair Grammar Series, Part 1, 150 pages.
Topics: French, Historical Text, Historical-textbook, Language, Primary, School text-book.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Brown, Harman, & Jeanneret
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Norman Foerster and J.M. Steadman
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by John Butt
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Penguin Books, cover to cover 144 pages.
Topics: Historical Textbooks, Historical Texts.
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Practice Compendium Number for fourth and fifith year pupils, grades 4 and 5. Containing copies for study, grades standards, and space for recording the pupil's progress in handwriting. Published by The Clarke & Stuart Co., Ltd., Vancouver B.C., diagrams, figures, volume 4, 52 pages.
Topics: Writing, eduction, elementary school book, historical text
G.P. Putman's Sons, Illustrations, second edition, An Account of Our Common Heritage from the Dawn of Civilization to the Coming of the Greeks, Twenty-third Impression, 2 fold out pages, cover to cover 268 pages.
Topics: Historical Textbooks, Historical Texts.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by B. Ifor Evans
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Penguin Books, cover to cover 180 pages.
Topics: Historical Textbooks, Historical Texts.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Mary R. Sinclair
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Harriet E. Huntington
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Doubleday and Company, Inc., New York, Illustrated by Preston Duncan, , 102 pages.
Topics: Historical Texts, Historical Textbook
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Bartholomew, J. G. (John George), 1860-1920
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Royal atlas for Canadian schools, London: T. Nelson and sons,[1912?], 1 atlas (48, 23 pages):color illustrations, color maps; 29 cm, cartographic image, Relief shown by hachures, includes index, BC Historical School Textbooks
Topics: Atlases Canada, Geography Study and teaching, maps, world atlases
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by W.H. Fraser and J. Squair
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Toronto: Rose Publishing Company, (Ltd.), 430 pages, school text book.
Topics: School nature study, lessons
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Bartholomew, J. G. (John George), 1860-1920
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Royal atlas for Canadian schools, London: T. Nelson and sons,[1912?], 1 atlas (48, 23 pages):color illustrations, color maps; 29 cm, cartographic image, Relief shown by hachures, includes index, BC Historical School Textbooks
Topics: Atlases Canada, Geography Study and teaching, maps, world atlases
With appendices containing foreign phrases and worse in English use pronunciation of proper names, abbreviations, British and metric weights and measures, Cassel and Company, Ltd., London, Toronto, Melbourne and Sydney, ninth edition, March 1934, printed in Great Britain by The Greycain Book Manufacturing Company Limited, Watford, 518 pages
Topics: english school dictionary, dictionary, englsih dictionary
London; Blackie & Son, Limited, Workbook with exercises with Part 1-3, Answers at end of book for all parts, 632 pages.
Topics: Historical Text, Historical Text-book, Arithmetic
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Embracing "Our Song Birds' sining school," music for concert, school and home, and songs, humns, anthems and chants, for worship
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
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Indian Life Series, Illustrated by Edwin W. Deming
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Gertrude Alice Kay
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Illustrated by Gertrude Alce Kay
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Edna McGuire
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Smith, J. Hamblin
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Topic: 01, 1603-1607
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London: Oxford University Press, 1924, 31 pages: 42 maps ; 36 cm, Second edition revised and enlarged.
Topics: Historical geography, Maps, Europe
Exercises in algebra. For fith book, Public school leaving, and primary classes, Teachers' Edition, 100 pages. School Helps Series
Topics: Teachers Teaching text-book, school exercise text-book, primary
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Authorized by the Minister of Education, Home economics Circular No. 1, Revised.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Hugh Weatherby
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by John Gough
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J.M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Ltd., Include; Great Britian, Australia and New Zealand, Africa, Asia and Continental Europe, with numerous sketches, maps and diagrams by the autor, 326 pages.
Topics: Historical Textbooks, Historical Texts
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London, John Murray, Albemarle Street, W., reprinted September 1925,  Printed by Great Britain by Billing and Sons, Ltd., Guildford and Esher, 128 pages.
Topics: Historical Texts, Historical Textbook, English grammar, English exercise.
Board of Education Phusical Training Series No. 15
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Lorne Pierce
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Permissively Authorized by the Department of Education for use in the Schools of Saskatchewan. Recommended by the Department of Education for use in the Schools of Manitoba
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Toronto: W.J. Gage & Company, single and double entry, desihned for use in the Public and High schools, Authorized by the Minsitry of Education, Ontario, authorized for use in the schools of Manitobe and Quebec, twelfth edition, 226 pages.
Topics: High school Book-keeping, Text-book
Revised & reset in newest type, Collin's Clear-type Press; London & Glasgow
Topics: Historical Textbooks, Historical Texts
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Ousley, Odille
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No date, Ginn and Company: Toronto, Enrichment Series, The Ginn Basic Readers by David H. Russell and Others, 68 pages.
Topics: Historical text, Second Pre-primer reading series
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by R.A Gregory and A.T. Simmons
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London; MacMillan and Co., Limited 1914, Reprinted 1914, diagrams, lesson text-book, index, 166 pages.
Topic: Educational elementary physics and chemistry text-book
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Frank, Maude Morrison, 1870-
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New York, Chicago, Longmans, Green, and Co., ©1915, vi, 290 pages ; 20 cm, BC Historical School Textbooks
Topics: English language, Composition and exercise, Gramar, Problems, exercises, etc.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by J.W. Chafe
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The Ryerson Press, Assisted by Sybil Shack, The Guidebook Series in Social Studies, cover to cover 156 pages.
Topics: Historical Textbooks, Historical Texts.
Designed for use in Business Colleges, Academies. Etc.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Gertrude Hildreth, Allie Lou Felton, Mabel J. Henderson and Alice Meighen
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The John C.Winston Company, Primer Level Two, Easy growth in reading, illustrated by Erick Berry and Frederick T. Chapman, 138 pages.
Topics: Historical Texts, Historical Textbook, Primer reader series.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Van Loon, Hendrik Willem, 1882-1944
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Lincoln P. Goodhue
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Ideal School Supply Company, cover to cover 105 pages.
Topics: Historical Textbooks, Historical Texts.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Miller, J. O. (John Ormsby), 1861-1936
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Gates, Huber, Peardon and Salisbury
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Today's Work-Play Books, Desihn and Illustrations by Cyrus LeRoy Baldridge, Charles B. Falls, David Hendrickson, Lucile Patterson Marsh, Herbert Stoops, Katherine Sturges and Adolph Treidler
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Duncan, David M. (David Merritt), 1870-1951
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Chester W. New, Reginal G. Trotter
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Author, Chester W. New, Reginal G. Trotter, History 1500 to 1850, Part 1-1500-1850 and Part 2- since 1850, Contents, maps, 566 pages, index. Publisher: Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited.
Topics: History, world, 1500 to 1850.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Donald Grant Creighton
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Gray, William S.
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Basic Reader 2 (2)
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by George Eliot
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E.P. Dutton and Company J.M Dent & Sons, The Kings Treasures of Literature, First published in this Edition, 1923, Reprinted 1925, 1926, 1927, 1929; cover to cover 262 pages.
Topics: Historical Textbooks, Historical Texts, University of Victoria
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by J.C. Robertson and Adam Carruthers
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Authorized for use in New Brunswick, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Carlotta C. Greer
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Duncan, David M. (David Merritt), 1870-1951
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Smith, J. Hamblin (James Hamblin), 1829-1901; Kirkland, Thomas, 1835-1898, Scott, William, 1845
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Juniper, Annie B.
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Victoria B.C., Course 1, house management, home nursing, laundry work 60 pages.
Topics: Domestic living, Victoria Public Schools, Victoria B.C., home instructional manual
John. E. Walsh, with a short sketch of Canadian Civics, Authorised by Catholic Board of Public Instruction, 174 pages.
Topics: Historical Texts, Historical Textbook, Canadian History.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by W.H.P. Clement
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by A.S. Vogt & Healey Willan
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Smith, J. Hamblin (James Hamblin), 1829-1901
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Mary Eleanor Ross
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Special Publicaion No. 1, British Columbia Provincial Musesum 1947, Comprising descriptions of additional species and varieties, significant extentions of range, and corrections by J.W. Eastham, Department of Education, 124 pages.
Topics: Historical Texts, Historical Textbook.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Gerald S. Craig and Etheleen Daniel
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Science Today and Tomrrow, Illustrations by Corinne Dillion, William Bartlett, and Maurice Roberson
Thomas nelson and Sons, Ltd., for Use in Grades 1, 2, 3, & 4, Compiled & arranged by R.T. Bevan, cover to cover 112 pages.
Topics: Historical Textbooks, Historical Texts.
British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Ethel Reese Burns
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Charles F. Banfield, Printer to the King's Most Most Excellent Majesty, cover to cover 44 pages.
Topics: Historical Textbooks, Historical Texts.
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British Columbia Historical Textbooks
by Harry A. Jones
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Authorized for use in the schools of British Columbia